Category: Classification Societies

ABS ON DP CLASSIFICATION

September 4, 2014 5:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, has been selected to class the Remora HiLoad dynamic positioning (DP) BR loading unit, a second generation of the HiLoad DP system that connects to and keeps conventional tankers in position during crude oil offloading from floating production installations. Read the rest of this entry »

DP ASSURANCE IS KEY

June 23, 2014 5:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Vessel assurance was highlighted as a key challenge for the offshore industry at Riviera Maritime Media’s European Dynamic Positioning Conference. The event is being held in association with C-Mar’s Dynamic Positioning Centre in London with presentations from major oil companies BP and Nexen Petroleum, as well as multiple vessel operators. Read the rest of this entry »